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Items from the United Kingdom and Ireland


    University of Aberdeen

    Aberdeen undergraduate gown, unknown maker, early 20th century, Ref. WBS66.

    Aberdeen LLD robe, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS76a.

    Aberdeen LLD hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS76b.


    Anglia Polytechnic University

    Anglia Diploma hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG91. Click for image.

    Anglia MA gown, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1993, Ref. WBS113. This is a standard CNAA [m10] gown, but blue rather than black.

    Anglia MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1993, Ref. WBS115.


    Aston University

    Aston bachelors hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, late 20th century, Ref. WBS119. This hood is also used by the Aston MEng.


    University of Bath

    Bath PhD (Science) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS53.


    University of Belfast

    Belfast MD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WDAM6.

    Belfast MD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WDAM5.

    Belfast DSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WDAM2.


    University of Birmingham

    Birmingham BSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, Ref. WBS125.

    Birmingham MSc hood, Ref. WBS86.

    Birmingham PhD (Science) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS49.


    University of Bristol

    Bristol Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1979/80, Ref. WPG106. Click for image.

    Bristol LLB hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1970s, Ref. WPG104. Click for image.

    Bristol Masters hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1979/80, Ref. WPG105. Click for image.

    Bristol PhD/EdD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s Ref. WSNJ1.


    Brunel University

    Brunel PhD hood (1963-1996), probably made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS46.


    University of Cambridge

    Cambridge basic undergraduate gown, made by Stuart, circa 1980s, Ref. WGS1.

    Corpus Christi undergraduate gown, unknown maker, circa 1980s, Ref. WGS2.

    Corpus Christi undergraduate gown, made by A A Roper & Sons, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS118.

    Gonville & Caius undergraduate gown, made by Ryder & Amies, circa 1960s/70s, Ref. WES2.

    Gonville & Caius undergraduate gown, unknown maker, circa 1980s, Ref. WGS3.

    St. John's undergraduate gown, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS64.

    Trinity College undergraduate gown, made by Moss Bros, late 20th century, Ref. WBS65.

    Cambridge BA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1971/2, Ref. WPG16. Click for image.

    Cambridge BA hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS126. The neckband has been replaced with black ribbon.

    Cambridge BA hood, unknown maker, circa 1940s, wartime hood with white cloth instead of fur, Ref. WPG108a. Click for image.

    Cambridge MA hood, unknown maker, late 20th century, Ref. WMP10.

    Cambridge DMus robe, made by Ryder & Amies, circa 1950s, Ref. WLD6.

    Cambridge DMus hood, made by Gieves, circa 1950s, Ref. WLD5. Click for image.


    Council for National Academic Awards (Polytechnics)

    CNAA Bachelors hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1970s/80s, Ref. WPGIL5.

    CNAA Masters hood, unknown maker, late 20th century, Ref. WBS47.


    University of Dublin

    Dublin BD hood, made by Francis Curley Ltd, mid 20th century, Ref. WPGIL1. Click for image.

    Dublin DD hood, unknown maker, early 20th Century, made with incorrect binding, Ref. WPG34. Click for image.


    University of Dundee

    Dundee BAcc Hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1972/3, Ref. WPGIL7. Click for image.

    Dundee BSc Hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, made with artificial fur, Ref. WBS78.


    University of Durham

    Durham BA gown, made by T. Pratt & Sons Ltd, circa 1960s, Ref. WLD2.

    Durham BA hood, probably made by Gray & Son, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG22. Click for image.

    Durham BD hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS38.

    Durham BMus hood, made by Gray & Son, circa 1960s, Ref. WLD1. Click for image.

    Durham BSc hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS128.

    Durham MA hood, probably made by Gray & Son, circa 1960s/1970s, made with a plain neckband, Ref. WPG18. Click for image.

    Durham LTh hood, probably made by Gray & Son, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS41.

    Durham LTh hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1970s, Ref. WPG120. Click for image.


    University of East Anglia

    East Anglia Bachelors gown, made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS13.

    East Anglia BA hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS25.

    East Anglia BEd hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS24.

    East Anglia BEng hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS22.

    East Anglia LLB hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS27.

    East Anglia BSc hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS14.

    East Anglia Bachelors cap (Dan Dare), made by Ridleys, Ref. WBS201.

    East Anglia Masters gown, made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS15.

    East Anglia MA hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS58.

    East Anglia MA hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS16.

    East Anglia MA hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS26.

    East Anglia MEd hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS23.

    East Anglia MSc hood, probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS28.

    East Anglia PhD hood & facings (Old Style), probably made by Ridleys, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS36.

    East Anglia PhD gown (New style), made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS17.

    East Anglia PhD hood (New Style), probably made by Ridleys, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS18.


    University of Edinburgh

    Edinburgh BA (Religious Studies) hood, made by James How Limited, circa 1970s Ref. WPGIL12. Click for image.

    Edinburgh MA hood, unknown maker, late 20th century, Ref. WAMT9. Click for image.

    Edinburgh Higher Doctors robe, made by Thomson, Son & Wright (but with a Stark Brothers label), mid 20th century, Ref. WAMT13.

    Edinburgh DD hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WAMT20. Click for image.

    Edinburgh MD hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WAMT7. Click for image.


    University of Essex

    Essex Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1977/8, Ref. WPG109. Click for image.

    Essex Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, Ref. WBS124.

    Essex Masters hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1996/7, Ref. WPG110. Click for image.

    Essex LLM hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1976/7 Ref. WPG111. Click for image.


    University of Exeter

    Exeter Scholars gown, made by J.Wippell & Co, 1950s, Ref. WXX1.

    Exeter BSc hood (1957-1986), made by J.Wippell & Co, early 1980s, Ref. WBS50.

    Exeter DD/DLitt/DMus hood (1957-1986), made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1970s, Ref. WLD3. Click for image.


    University of Glasgow

    Glasgow Bachelors gown (i.e. Oxford BA gown), made by Stark Brothers, circa 1960s, Ref. WAMT19.

    Glasgow BD hood, late 20th century, Ref. WBS132.

    Glasgow LLB hood, probably made by R.W.Forsyth, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG127.

    Glasgow BSc hood, made by Thomson, Son & Wright, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG5. Click for image.

    Glasgow MA hood, probably made by Thomson, Son & Wright, mid 20th century, made in Ottoman silk, Ref. WPG206.

    Glasgow MA hood, made by R.W.Forsyth (but with a Thomson, Son & Wright label), circa 1970s/1980s, Ref. WPG60. Click for image.

    Glasgow DD robe, probably made by J.Wippell & Co, mid 20th century, refaced by Thomson, Son & Wright, Ref. WPG35. Click for image.

    Glasgow DD hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG36. Click for image.

    Glasgow DD hood, made by R.W.Forsyth, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG121.

    Glasgow LLD undress gown, made by Thomson, Son & Wright, circa 1906-1910, made in Ottoman silk, worn by Queen Mary, consort of King George V, Ref. WPG90. Click for image.

    Glasgow LLD hood, made by Thomson, Son & Wright, circa 1906-1910, worn by Queen Mary, consort of King George V, Ref. WPG43. Click for image.

    Glasgow DLitt robe, made by Thomson, Son & Wright, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG124.

    Glasgow DLitt robe, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS77.

    Glasgow DLitt hood, unknown maker, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG122.

    Glasgow MD hood, made by Thomson, Son & Wright, circa 1975, Ref. WAMT5. Click for image.

    Glasgow PhD gown, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, Ref. WBS74a.

    Glasgow PhD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, Ref. WBS74b.


    University of Hull

    Hull BSc gown, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG127a.

    Hull Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, made with blackout material, Ref. WPG128.

    Hull Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1976/7, Ref. WPG108. Click for image.

    Hull Bachelors hood, unknown maker, late 20th century, made with wrong colour silk, Ref. WBS54.

    Hull Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, made in Warham [f11] shape, Ref. WBS107.

    Hull Masters hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1960s, made in the Franklyn Shape, Ref. WPG205.

    Hull Masters hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1976/7, Ref. WPG107. Click for image.

    Hull PhD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS72a.

    Hull PhD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS72b.

    Hull PhD bonnet, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS72c.


    University of Kent

    Kent validated Bachelors hood, unknown maker, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS21.

    Kent Bachelors (Humanities) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1978/9, Ref. WPG102. Click for image.

    Kent Bachelors (Social Sciences) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1975/6, Ref. WPG100. Click for image.

    Kent Bachelors (Information Technology) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1993/4, Ref. WPG98. Click for image.

    Kent Bachelors (Accredited Colleges) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPGIL13. Click for image.

    Kent Masters (Humanities) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 1970s, Ref. WPG101. Click for image.

    Kent Masters (Social Sciences) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 1970s, Ref. WPG99. Click for image.

    Kent Masters (Information Technology) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1976/7, Ref. WPG97. Click for image.

    Kent DCL hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS60.

    Kent DCL hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s/80s, Ref. WPGIL10. Click for image.


    Kingston University

    Kingston MA gown, Ref. WBS92.


    Lambeth Palace

    Lambeth (Oxford) DD convocation habit, made by Shepherd & Woodward, Ref. WBS193a.

    Lambeth (Oxford) DD hood, made by Shepherd & Woodward, Ref. WBS193b.

    Lambeth DMus robe, made by Ede & Son, late 19th century, made in Cambridge [d1] shape, formerly owned by Dr E. H. Turpin, Ref. WPG47.

    Lambeth DMus undress gown, made by Ede & Son, late 19th century, made of ribbed silk in the Oxford lay [d4] pattern, formerly owned by Dr E. H. Turpin, Ref. WPG49.

    Lambeth DMus hood, made by Ede & Son, late 19th century, made in Cambridge [f1] shape, formerly owned by Dr E. H. Turpin, Ref. WPG48. Click for image.

    Lambeth DMus bonnet, made by Ede & Son, late 19th century, formerly owned by Dr E. H. Turpin, Ref. WPG54.


    St David's College, Lampeter

    Lampeter BA gown, made by Vanheems, mid 20th century, Ref. WPA1.

    Lampeter BA hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, mid 20th century, Ref. WPA2.


    University of Leeds

    Leeds BA hood, Ref. WBS96.

    Leeds MB ChB hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPGIL9. Click for image.


    University of Leicester

    Leicester LLB hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1995/6, Ref. WBS39.

    Leicester MA hood, made by Ridleys, circa 1960s, Ref. WBS40.

    Leicester MA hood, Made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s/70s, Ref. WST3.


    University of Liverpool

    Liverpool BEd hood, made by Ravenscroft & Willis circa 1960s, Ref. WPD1. Click for image.

    Liverpool MSc hood, made by Ravenscroft & Willis, mid 20th century, Ref. WMP20. Click for image.

    Liverpool DVetSci robe, circa 1956, Ref. W108a.

    Liverpool DVetSci hood, circa 1956, Ref. W108b.


    University of London

    London BA hood (Convocation), made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS31.

    London BCom hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG77. Click for image.

    London BCom hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th Century, Ref. WPG56. Click for image.

    London BCom hood (Convocation), made by Wm. Northam & Co, mid 20th Century, made of stuff rather than silk, Ref. WPG75. Click for image.

    London BDS hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG72. Click for image.

    London BDS hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1994/5, Ref. WPG73. Click for image.

    London BD gown, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WST7.

    London BEd hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG203.

    London LLB hood, made by Ridleys, circa 1970s, Ref. WBS29.

    London MB BS hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG59. Click for image.

    London BMedSci hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, Ref. WBS129.

    London BMus gown (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG32. Click for image.

    London BMus gown (Convocation), circa 1964, Ref. WBS106a.

    London BMus hood (Convocation), circa 1964, Ref. WBS106b.

    London BPharm hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1990s, Ref. WPG207.

    London BSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th Century, Ref. WPG17. Click for image.

    London BSc hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG74. Click for image.

    London MA gown, made by Wm. Northam & Co, late 20th century, Ref. WBS123.

    London MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG11. Click for image.

    London MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG71. Click for image.

    London MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, Ref. WBS127.

    London MA hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WBS62.

    London MEd hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG204.

    London MEng hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1995/6 (?), Ref. WPG58. Click for image.

    London MMus hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG7. Click for image.

    London MPharm hood, probably made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1950s/1960s, Ref. WPG20. Click for image. From its shape, it looks as though this hood was made under the direction of C. A. H. Franklyn

    London MPhil (Science) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS48.

    London MSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1973/4, Ref. WBS20.

    London MS hood (Convocation), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG6. Click for image.

    London MTh hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1994/5, Ref. WPG9. Click for image.

    London MTh hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 1990s, Ref. WPG57. Click for image.

    London DD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1940s, refaced since it was originally made, Ref. WPG30. Click for image.

    London DD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1940s, Ref. WPG27. Click for image.

    London LLD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG62. Click for image.

    London DLit robe, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1910s, Ref. WPG84. Click for image.

    London DLit robe, made by Ede, Son & Ravenscroft, circa 1940s, Ref. WPG39. Click for image.

    London DLit robe, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1970, Ref. WBS134b.

    London DLit hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1910s, Ref. WPG83. Click for image.

    London DLit hood, made by Ede, Son & Ravenscroft, circa 1940s, Ref. WPG40. Click for image.

    London DLit hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1970, Ref. WBS134a.

    London DLit bonnet, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1970, Ref. WBS134c.

    London MD robe, made by Ede, Son & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG44. Click for image.

    London MD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG45. Click for image.

    London MD hood, unknown maker, early 20th Century, Ref. WPG63. Click for image.

    London MD hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, made in Cambridge [f1] rather than London [f3] shape, Ref. WBS88.

    London DMus robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1930s, Ref. WBS75a.

    London DMus hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1930s, Ref. WBS75b.

    London DMus hood, probably made by J.Wippell & Co, mid 20th century, made in Cambridge [f1] rather than London [f3] shape, Ref. WBS75d.

    London DMus hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WMP19. Click for image.

    London DMus bonnet, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1930s, Ref. WBS75c.

    London PhD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, formerly owned by Miss Soar, the first woman to be awarded a PhD at London, Ref. WPG81. Click for image.

    London PhD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, formerly owned by Miss Soar, the first woman to be awarded a PhD at London, Ref. WPG82. Click for image.

    London PhD (Arts) hood (pre 1997), made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS59.

    London PhD (Science) hood (pre 1997), made by Wm. Northam & Co, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG2. Click for image.

    London DSc robe, made by Ede, Son & Ravenscroft, circa 1920s, Ref. WPG211.

    London DSc robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG41. Click for image.

    London DSc robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1950s, Ref. WPG210.

    London DSc convocation habit (Unofficial), probably made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG55. Click for image.

    London DSc hood, probably made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG29. Click for image.


    University of Manchester (Victoria)

    Manchester steward's gown, made by Thomas Brown & Son, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS117.

    Manchester BA gown, made by Thomas Brown & Son, late 20th century, Ref. WBS140.

    Manchester BA hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS2.

    Manchester BA (Law) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG202.

    Manchester LLB hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS3.

    Manchester MusB hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS4.

    Manchester BSc (Ed) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS6.

    Manchester BSc (Tech) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS11.

    Manchester BSc (Tech) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, late 20th century, made with artificial fur, Ref. WPGL1. Click for image.

    Manchester MA hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS12.

    Manchester MA (Econ) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, made of Dupion silk and ribbed black furnishing fabric silk, Ref. WXX9.

    Manchester MA (Extra-Mural) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1970s, Ref. WXX2.

    Manchester MusM (Perf) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS7.

    Manchester MSc hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS1.

    Manchester MSc (Ed) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS5.

    Manchester MSc (Tech) hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS10.

    Manchester Doctors hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS8.


    Napier University

    Napier BA hood, unknown maker, late 1990s, Ref. WBS44.

    Napier BEng hood, unknown maker, late 1990s, Ref. WBS43.


    University of Newcastle upon Tyne

    Newcastle MD hood, probably made by Gray & Son, mid 20th Century, Ref. WPG4. Click for image. Newcastle was a constituent college of Durham when this hood was made.


    University of North London

    North London Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 1990s, Ref. WPG113. Click for image.

    North London Masters hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1990s, Ref. WPG114. Click for image.


    University of Nottingham

    Nottingham BEd hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 20th century, Ref. WST5.

    Nottingham MPhil hood, circa 1980, Ref. WBS109.

    Nottingham PhD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WXX3.

    Nottingham PhD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG212.

    Nottingham PhD (Medical Science) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WPG213.


    Nottingham Trent University

    Nottingham Trent BA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1999, Ref. WXX5.

    Nottingham Trent MA hood, made by Duncan Church Vestments, circa 1990s/2000s, Ref. WST4.


    Open University

    Open University BA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1995/6, Ref. WBS30.

    Open University MA hood, made by Ridleys (incorporating Colletts), circa 1980s, Ref. WBS52.


    University of Oxford

    Oxford commoners gown, made for the Varsity Shop, late 20th century, Ref. WES1.

    Oxford advanced students gown, made for the Varsity Shop, late 20th century, Ref. WBS67.

    Oxford advanced students gown, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1980s, Ref. WBS68.

    Oxford MA gown, made by Shepherd & Woodward, mid 20th century, formerly owned by George Shaw, Ref. WBS142.

    Oxford MA gown, made by Walters & Co Ltd, Ref. WBS178.

    Oxford gimp gown, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1960s, Ref. WLD4.

    Oxford gimp gown, circa 1900, Ref. WBS93a.

    Oxford Student in Civil Law hood (obsolete), made by Charles Tsua, Ref. WBS200.

    Oxford BA hood, made by Wm. Northam & Co, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG25. Click for image.

    Oxford BLitt hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG14. Click for image.

    Oxford BTh hood, made by Shepherd & Woodward, circa 1990s, Ref. WBS155.

    Oxford MA gown, unknown maker, early 20th century, made in Ottoman silk, formerly owned by Prof. Bruno Neveu, Ref. WBN11.

    Oxford MA gown, unknown maker, early 20th century, made in Ottoman silk, formerly owned by Prof. Bruno Neveu, Ref. WBN12.

    Oxford MA hood, made by Castell & Son, mid 20th century, made in inferior non-shot silk Ref. WPG13. Click for image.

    Oxford MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft in Oxford simple shape [s1], circa 1960s, formerly owned by Prof. Bruno Neveu, Ref. WBN1.

    Oxford MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1972/3, made in original shot silk, Ref. WPG12. Click for image.

    Oxford MLitt/MSc hood, made by Shepherd & Woodward, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS147.

    Oxford DD robe, formerly owned by the theologian, Prof. E. L. Mascall, Ref. WBS85a.

    Oxford DD convocation habit, formerly owned by the theologian, Prof. E. L. Mascall, Ref. WBS85d.

    Oxford DD convocation habit, probably made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG37. Click for image.

    Oxford DD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, Ref. WPG46. Click for image.

    Oxford DD hood, formerly owned by the theologian, Prof. E. L. Mascall, Ref. WBS85b.

    Oxford DD square cap, made in black velvet with a folding skull cap, formerly owned by the theologian, Prof. E. L. Mascall, Ref. WBS85c.

    Oxford DCL/DM convocation habit, made by Shepherd & Woodward, early 20th century, Ref. WPG80. Click for image.

    Oxford DMus hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th century, made in the London [f3] shape, Ref. WPG50. Click for image.

    Oxford DPhil robe, made by Adamsons Ltd, circa 1960s, formerly owned by George Shaw, Ref. WGWS1. Dr Shaw is wearing this robe in the photograph on the back flap of the dust jacket of his 1966 book.

    Oxford DPhil hood, probably made by Adamsons Ltd, circa 1960s, formerly owned by Dr George Shaw, Ref. WGWS2.

    Oxford Benefactors gown, made by Shepherd & Woodward, 2011(?), Ref. WBS182

    Oxford Mourning cap, made by Shepherd & Woodward, circa 2009, Ref. WBS171.


    Oxford Brookes University

    Oxford Brookes PhD robe, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, Ref. WBS188a.

    Oxford Brookes PhD hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, Ref. WBS188b.


    University of Portsmouth

    Portsmouth BSc (Econ) hood, Ref. WBS89.


    University of Reading

    Reading undergraduate gown, made by Jacksons, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS63.


    University of St Andrews

    St Andrews BSc hood, made by R.W.Forsyth, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS122.

    St Andrews MA hood, made by Henry Blundett Ltd, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS145.

    St Andrews MA gown, Ref. WBS95b.

    St Andrews MA hood, Ref. WBS95a.

    St Andrews MSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1996/7, Ref. WPG65. Click for image.

    St Andrews ChM hood, made by Stark Brothers, circa 1960s, Ref. WAMT21. Click for image.

    St Andrews LLD hood, probably made by Ede & Ravenscroft, early 20th Century, Ref. WPG10. Click for image.

    St Andrews MD robe, Ref. WBS97a.

    St Andrews MD hood, Ref. WBS97b.

    St Andrews doctors' John Knox cap, made in black velvet, Ref. WBS97c.


    University of Salford

    Salford Diploma in Advanced Studies hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1980/1 Ref. WPG103. Click for image.

    Salford BEng hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1972/3, Ref. WPG117. Click for image.

    Salford BMus hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1970s, Ref. WPG116. Click for image.

    Salford BSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1979/80, Ref. WPG112. Click for image.

    Salford MBA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 1970s, Ref. WPG115. Click for image.

    Salford MSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1970s, Ref. WPG118. Click for image.


    University of Sheffield

    Sheffield BEng hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WXX4.

    Sheffield MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1978/9, Ref. WPG51. Click for image.

    Sheffield PhD hood, Ref. WBS90.


    University of Southampton

    Southampton MSc hood, made by J.Wippell & Co, circa 1950s/1960s, Ref. WPG33. Click for image.


    University of Strathclyde

    Strathclyde BSc/PhD hood, Ref. WBS91. Strathclyde uses the same hood for the BSc and PhD..


    University of Sunderland

    Sunderland Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1996/7, Ref. WBS51.

    Sunderland Bachelors hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, late 1990s, Ref. WPGIL11. Click for image.


    University of Surrey

    Surrey MEd hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WSRB1. Click for image.


    University of Sussex

    Sussex MA robe (honoris causa), made by Cobley's, circa 1970s, Ref. WJB1.

    Sussex MA hood (honoris causa), made by Cobley's, circa 1970s, Ref. WJB5.


    University of Ulster

    Ulster DSc hood, unknown maker, 1972 Ref. WRM4.

    Ulster DSc hood, made by Francis Curley Ltd, late 20th century Ref. WBS144.


    University of Wales

    Wales BA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1960s, Ref. WXX7.

    Wales LLB hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, c.1940s, made of blackout material, Ref. WPG208.

    Wales BMus hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG104a.

    Wales BMus hood, made by Moss Bros, 1978, Ref. WNWG3. Click for image.

    Wales BSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, made of blackout material, relined in 1979/80, Ref. WPG101a.

    Wales BSc (Econ) hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, circa 1970s, Ref. WPG102a.

    Wales MA hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WBS141.

    Wales MEd hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 1996/7, Ref. WPG64. Click for image.

    Wales MSc hood, made by Ede & Ravenscroft, mid 20th century, Ref. WPG92. Click for image.


    University of Westminster

    Westminster MMus hood (unadopted prototype), made by Ede & Ravenscroft, 2000, Ref. WPG201.